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Momentum unstoppable as Jeremy Corbyn allies win control

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The shadow Brexit secretary told MPs that he understood why people were demanding a second referendum but said the party could not "rub out" the vote to leave. Apart from "his endless offensive remarks about women, about minorities and about different faiths", Corbyn said the "biggest disappointment of Donald Trump " was "his failure to support worldwide institutions like the United Nations and like UNESCO". Read More »

UAE says Qatari fighter jets intercepted two commercial flights

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CNN has reached out to Emirates for comment. The video of Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali Al Thani recalled the weird, now-reversed resignation of Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri while on a trip to Saudi Arabia, a November 4 decision that was widely seen as orchestrated by Riyadh. Read More »

Trump administration will appeal DACA ruling to Supreme Court

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The Trump administration on Tuesday appealed a judge's ruling tem-porarily blocking its decision to end protections for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants and announced plans to seek a U.S. to somehow be mandated nationwide by a single district court in San Francisco", Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a statement. "Dreamers came out of the shadows based on a representation that if they qualified for the status, they would be allowed to stay in the country". Read More »

'I'm The Least Racist Person Ever' - Donald Trump

Sen. David Perdue , R-Ga., who played golf with Trump at Trump International on December 26, attended the Thursday meeting and said Sunday the president did not use the vulgarism widely attributed to him over the last few days. Korea). "And I'm telling you it's a gross misrepresentation". The president addressed the issue as he arrived for dinner at his private golf club with the House majority leader Kevin McCarthy of California. Read More »

Cuomo's approval rating up after federal tax fight vow

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This year's plan could lay out big changes in state taxes. Another popular idea is prohibiting public money from being used to settle sexual harassment claims against individuals who work for government agencies. "Thirty-six percent of women say they've been victimized by sexual harassment at some point in their lives, while 10 percent say they've been victimized in the last 10 years". Read More »

Sisi: Egypt does not want war with Sudan and Ethiopia

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Also, tensions between Egypt and Ethiopia flared up after talks on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) are stalled over how to deal with the impact of the $5 billion dam that could threaten Egypt's lifeblood. The Sudanese government has withdrawn its accusations against Egypt and Eritrea of mobilizing military forces along its eastern borders and justified massive military build-up by the Sudanese army in the area of Kassala near Eritrea by saying there were possible threats from ... Read More »

Selena Gomez's Mother Did Not Hold Back About Justin Bieber

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She makes her own decisions. Today Selena's co-star Timothée Chalamet , 22, announced that he will not profit from working with the director and will donate his fee to three charities; TIME'S UP, The LGBT Center in NY, and RAINN (Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network). Read More »

Gasoline prices up due to highest oil prices since 2014

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According to GasBuddy historical data, gasoline prices on January 15 in Pennsylvania have ranged widely over the last five years: $2.63/g in 2017, $2.10/g in 2016, $2.35/g in 2015, $3.52/g in 2014 and $3.51/g in 2013. The combination of market factors triggered an 8-cent rise in wholesale petroleum prices. The national average price for regular unleaded was $2.53, AAA said. Read More »

Turnbull criticises Australia Day debate

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The Greens are planning to use their numbers in local governments across the country to spearhead a push to move Australia Day, following successful moves to cancel celebrations in several council areas in Melbourne and Western Australia. Indigenous leaders have been pushing for the change in recent years. Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs Minister Alan Tudge said indigenous people were increasingly recognised on Australia Day through the Australian of the Year Awards. Read More »

Trump tweets Sen. "Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented" DACA comments

President Donald Trump is "redeemable" in the eyes of the Lord no matter what he might have called certain third-world countries , a prominent civil rights leader has said . Trump has not clarified to aides what he said . The White House has not denied that Trump uttered the word "shithole", though Trump has pushed back on some depictions of the meeting. Read More »

School Board meeting postponed due to weather

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Freezing rain and sleet, mixed with a little snow is the primary threat. The National Weather Service has upgraded the winter storm watch to a 'warning, ' making travel potentially hazardous, the school district statement said. Baldwin County Schools also remain open, but have relaxed the dress code for students. The Russell County School District announced Tuesday morning it will be closed Wednesday and all after-school activities are canceled for Tuesday and Wednesday. Read More »

Cuomo unveils state budget proposal for NY

The budget also punts on Cuomo's two ideas previously unveiled to help some higher income taxpayers deal with new restrictions on the deductibility of state and local taxes on federal taxes. "It turned out, though, that closing the gap was not our biggest challenge" Cuomo's Budget Director Robert Mujica wrote in the budget book. He has repeatedly bashed the tax plan as harmful to New Yorkers. Read More »

Thousands of students in Central Texas get day off in frigid weather

A mixture of snow, sleet and freezing rain will continue to produce risky travel conditions from central and southeastern Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Tennessee Valley. Hazardous travel conditions will be possible and extra caution should be exercised on bridges and overpasses where a light coating of ice is possible before the snow begins to fall. Read More »

Times Demi Lovato Was #ConfidenceGoals

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Luckily, for the "Confident" singer (the name is in the title), she doesn't care what the haters have to say anymore. 'I post more bathing suit pictures online. The Latina told Ellen she was hesitant about posting her striped one-piece photo because she wasn't content with her legs. Lovato , who has struggled with eating disorders in the past and put herself on display in the warts-and-all YouTube documentary Simply Complicated a year ago, has finally learned to love her curves no ... Read More »

Germany's Christian Democrats approve coalition deal

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Martin Schulz made the rounds in the populous state of North-Rhine Westphalia, talking with party members to push for their approval at a party convention Sunday to open formal negotiations with Merkel's Union bloc. The SPD suffered its worst result in decades but remained the second-largest party in parliament. However, CSU's Scheuer ruled out any amendment in the preliminary agreement. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 full specs hit the web: What to expect

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Xiaomi now has three 18:9 display smartphones- the Mi Mix 2, the Redmi 5 and the Redmi 5 Plus smartphones. To recall the specifications of the Mi Max 2, the smartphone sports a 6.4-inch IPS LCD display with Full HD 1080p resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Read More »

Trump, China's Xi Discussed North Korea on Phone Call

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The economies of China and U.S. are large and the differences between the two countries inevitable and natural, Lu quoted President Xi as saying. The president also "expressed disappointment" that the US trade deficit has continued to grow. Read More »

Gallup/Sharecare: Uninsured Rate Ticked up 1.3 Points to Close Out 2017

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The polling company said the uninsured rate stood at 12.2 percent at the end of a year ago, an increase of 1.3 percentage points since the close of 2016. The uninsured rate among low-income adults increased 2 points in 2017. And the administration also embarked on a series of efforts to repeal and replace much of the ACA through Congressional action. Read More »

Newell Freeway crash: Two killed and others trapped

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It is believed four cars, a B-double and utility were stopped at a road works site when they were hit from behind by the semi-trailer. An infant was among the eight people already taken to hospital in a stable condition. NSW Police Superintendent Peter McKenna said all vehicles involved in the crash were travelling in the same direction. One auto is understood to be completely crushed under the truck according to a NSW Ambulance spokesperson. Read More »

EnLink Midstream Partners (NYSE:ENLK) Now Covered by Credit Suisse Group

ENLK's profit will be $17.53 million for 88.45 P/E if the $0.05 EPS becomes a reality. Ffcm LLC boosted its holdings in EnLink Midstream Partners by 223.2% in the second quarter. Liberty Mutual Group Asset Mngmt owns 55,610 shares or 0.12% of their U.S. portfolio. Moreover, Channing Capital Management Llc has 1.67% invested in the company for 799,034 shares. Read More »

Colombia: 10 workers die after bridge they were constructing in Chirajara collapses

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The 446-meter-long bridge , which was not officially in public use, was meant to be part of a major highway system connecting the capital Bogota with the city of Villavicencio. Santos has since spoken to say all his "solidarity is with relatives of the victims". "We are still working to verify the total number of people who were working at the time", they said in a statement. Read More »

DHS Chief Says Under Oath That Trump Used 'Tough Language' In Meeting

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Dick Durbin , D-Ill., if he asks her about her comments while she appears before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing about oversight of her department. "Durbin blew DACA and is hurting our Military", Trump added. "I know what happened". "It seems to me you were in the meeting when the comments were made". Read More »

Inspection reports show violations at Mar-a-Lago

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The B&B was cited for two high priority violations "which could pose a direct or significant threat" to the public, according to the inspection code. Among the no-nos was the staff's failure to track the freshness of potentially hazardous foods, including curry sauce dated October 21 pulled from freezer and improperly marked, milk stored at 49 degrees instead of the safe temperature of 41 degrees, and cases of hot dogs stored on the ground of the walk-in freezer. Read More »

Government finishes subsidy for Haj pilgrims

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The Government will now save over Rs 700 crore in a year, which would be spent on the education of Muslim girl children. "This is part of our policy to empower minorities with dignity and without appeasement", Naqvi told reporters. "We will arrange separate building for them in Mecca-Medina", the Minority Affairs Minister said. With the Centre announcing the abolition of the Haj subsidy , the Congress said on Tuesday that it hopes the Narendra Modi government will utilise the money ... Read More »

Md. Pastor Denounces Trump Remarks With Pence In Pew

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Dr. Maurice Watson , pastor of the Metropolitan Baptist Church in Largo, Maryland, ripped into Trump's reported negative comments about Haiti and African countries, though he never specifically mentioned Trump's name. "Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?" On Sunday, Trump denied reports that he used the vulgar term. "You are owed an apology, but you probably won't get one", Watson added. Read More »

Trump disputes report on Trump-Kim relation in Wall Street Journal

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Meanwhile, the word "shithole" - which President Donald Trump allegedly used to describe countries from which he does not want immigrants coming to the USA - has been projected along with other messages onto his Washington hotel. But he could also use it for coercive purposes. "The United States should know that the button for nuclear weapons is on my table", he said , according to an Associated Press translation. Read More »

President Trump blames the Dems for no DACA deal

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Hours after the meeting, reports emerged that Trump had asked: "Why are we having all these people from s**thole countries come here?" How far back that opportunity has been pushed by statements made by both the president and House Democrat Leader Nancy Pelosi this week, remains to be seen. Read More »

PM Modi inaugurates Barmer oil refinery

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Apart from the Rs 43,129 cr Barmer refinery set to be inaugurated by PM Narendra Modi on Tuesday, the Vasundhara Raje government here is looking at coming up with a petrochemical complex that will house a number of PVC, packaging, agriculture, textiles, fertiliser, pesticides, paint, rubber and cosmetics companies and a plastic park too with a range of ancillary companies. Read More »

Results of Trump's physical fitness exam released

I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians. Trump, 71, is the oldest person elected president and has made public his affinity for fast food and disdain for exercise outside of golf. Separately, Durbin told reporters he had not seen a single news report about the President's words that was false. Dick Durbin's most recent comments and additional reporting. Read More »

Trump defends himself: 'I am not a racist'

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In a separate statement, a USA embassy spokesman said Young "reiterated the excellent relations that exist between the United States and Nigeria and they discussed future cooperation between the two countries". Trump said, adding "Take them out". Mr Trump wrote , "I have a wonderful relationship with Haitians. Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!" An extraordinarily disturbing conclusion can be drawn here and it can no longer be ignored: The president of the ... Read More »

Bill Murray pops up on Saturday Night Live as Steve Bannon

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US President Donald Trump cancelled his planned visit to London because he knew "he would not receive the love he believes he deserves", it has been claimed. "When he was sacked, he not only lost his job, he lost his mind", Trump said. Lindsay Walters, a White House spokeswoman, said Mr Trump was briefed by aides and said the message was "purely a state exercise". Read More »